Venkaiah Naidu raises pitch against terrorism, says 'bullet stronger than ballot' wrong in democracy
A terrorist neither had any religion nor caste, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday, stressing that there was "no place" for violence in a democracy.
Expressing concern over the plight of children of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday sought intervention of the UN.
The initiative comes at a time when drone usage is soaring in the United States, Europe, and China, raising privacy concerns and fears of collisions with commercial jets.
President Donald Trump is set to clear the air on whether the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement adopted by nearly 200 countries, including India.
The India-Pakistan dispute over Kashmir is a matter of concern, and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor may create further tension, a UN report has said.
Dubai: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday said he was disappointed that the US opposed his appointment of former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as UN envoy to mediate in the conflict in Libya.
On Monday, US President Donald Trump invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House early next month, working quickly to establish close ties with a crucial ally in the Middle East who was often at odds with his predecessor.